August, 2014: Understanding the Smoking Gun

August 22, 2014

What Was the Smoking Gun Tape?

This is a 27 page essay that explores the smoking gun tape of June 24, 1974, how it was totally misunderstood by Nixon’s lawyers, and its full background.

The essay looks at the key pieces of the smoking gun tape and demonstrates how the release of the tape ended the Nixon presidency.

Smoking Gun Explored

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